Top 50 Most Desirable Men: No.6 - Vidyut Jammwal And Lesser Know Facts About The World Top Martial Art Actor

Mina Muzumdar |May 29, 2019

Has been trained martial art at the age of three, Vidyut Jammwal nowadays is popularly known as one of the top world martial art films actors. Here are some interesting facts about the actor who is ranked at the sixth in Top 50 Most Desirable Men.

Before achieving the adulation of a million audiences, Vidyut Jammwal went through a rough patch. However hard the path may be, Vidyut Jammwal nowadays is one of the world's top martial art actors who ranked at the 6 places in Top 50 Most Desirable Men 2018. No one could deny his charisma every time he makes an appearance on the big screen and each time the audience will be deeply impressed by her perfect physique.

Here are interesting facts about the actor before he earned and enjoyed stardom in Bollywood.

Vidyutt Jammwal
Vidyut Jammwal

A childhood unlike any other kids

Vidyut Jammwal was born on 10 December 1980 in Jammu. However, after his father tragic death which left a big void in his life through the very next day, his mother decided to move to Kerala. Here he was trained in Kalaripayattu at the age of three. Since then, he traveled to different countries to learn martial arts in various forms. Gymnastics, Kalaripayattu, Parkour, Jiu-Jitsu are some of what he has mastered.

After receiving a degree in martial arts, Vidyut had a journey across 25 countries to perform his skills in live action shows.

Vidyut Jammwal's nickname

Vidyut Jammwal is popularly known as 'Singhu' and this cute nickname was given by his mother.

Jammwal and his special trip to China

In 2013, the 38-year-old visited the home of Kung Fu Shaolin Temple to pay tribute to Bodhidharma - the Indian monk who introduced combat arts to China and from then formed Kung-fu.

His favorite hobby

Vidyut Jammwal's hobby is rock climbing as it helps him to train his stamina.

He is a vegetarian

Despite having a muscular body, it's hard to believe that he is actually a vegetarian. In 2014, PETA listed him as the Hottest Vegetarian of the Year.

Vidyut Jammwal got his debut role in Bollywood after one audition

Vidyut Jammwal started his modeling career in 1996 but until 2011 he made his debut in Telugu film Shakti. In the same year, he bagged his first role in Bollywood film Force after only one audition. And with his undeniable charisma and talent, Vidyut Jammwal won Best Debut Male in 2012 by Filmfare Awards, FICCI Frames Awards and Star Debut of the Year by IIFA Award.

He performed all the stunts of his movie

With all the stunts in his film, Vidyut Jammwal performed and choreographed by himself. And he also trained himself for those action scenes.

He launched self-defense class for women

Vidyut Jammwal himself hosted various self-defense training camps for women at colleges.

His workout regime

Everyone knows that Vidyut Jammwal is a fitness freak and he creates his workout plan which mixed martial art and weight training. His intense workout session also has anti-gravity Yoga, suspension TRX.

Surprisingly, he can do push-ups while balancing himself on glass bottles.

His favorite food

The action actor love Tofu, Gulab Jamun, Bhel Puri, and Pani Puri.

His charges for film

Vidyut normally charges an amount of 4-5 crores each film that he played a key role.

He once was uncertain about his future in the film industry

Before settling down in Mumbai, Vidyut Jammwal once confessed that he was uncertain about his future even though he was a martial arts trainer at that time. However, his passion for film was ignited when his mother fully supported his determination.


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